Director’s Course 956.1: Crucial Conversations in the Boardroom

DS 956.1 Crucial Conversations

DIRECTOR COURSE 956.1

CRUCIAL CONVERSATIONS IN THE BOARDROOM

 

Date:

Monday & Tuesday,

August 28 & 29, 2017

 

 

Location:

Vail Marriott

715 W Lionshead Cir

Vail, CO 81657

 

 

Times:

Mon: 1:30 – 5:00 pm

Tues: 8:00 – 11:30 am

 

 

Instructor:

Jody Severson

 

 

Fee:

$325 for CREA members

$350 for non-members

 

 

Registration Deadline:

August 1, 2017

 

 

To Register:

Contact Jen Hight at jenhight@coloradorea.org or 303-455-2700 ext. 700

 

Course Description

This highly interactive one-day course teaches electric cooperative directors skills for creating alignment and agreement in the boardroom by fostering open dialogue around high-stakes, emotional, or risky topics—on the issues that face electric cooperatives today. Using real world co-op examples, directors will practice speaking for clarity and purpose; encourage others to do the same; analyze the best ideas to make the highest-quality decisions with the goal of acting on issues with unity and commitment.

 

Participant Materials include:

·       Crucial Conversations Participant Toolkit

·       Cue cards and model card

·                 A copy of Crucial Conversations: Tools for Talking When Stakes are High, 2nd edition

·       Crucial Conversations Audio Companion

·                 Post-training participant website: videos, exercises, assessments, additional reading, and more

 

Confirmation:  A minimum of ten people must be registered for the course to be held.  A letter will be emailed to all participants confirming their registration in the course.

 

Cancellation Policy:  Cancellations received on or before the registration deadline will receive full refunds.  Cancellations received after the deadline or no shows may be billed 25 percent of the registration fee.

 

 

 

 

 

Colorado Electric Educational Institute

Colorado Rural Electric Association